Jake returned to the Claman Countdown on Fox Business to discuss the status of the pandemic, how new cases of coronavirus will continue to spike until we have a viable medicine or vaccine that can be made available to the entire world, and how our treatment is working in hamsters. Watch the clip here.
A potential treatment for covid-19 is a step closer to reality with a promising study involving hamsters showing a 97% reduction of coronavirus in lungs within 48 hours of treatment. Dr Jacob Glanville head of US company Distributed Bio has been working on the development of an anti-body treatment with the aim to begin trials with humans around September. He spoke to me about how his technology works, and what the success of the hamster trial means. Listen to the episode here
Jacob Glanville is fascinated by the intersection of technology and medicine. Fueled by his experiences growing up in war-torn Guatemala, he wondered how he could use technology to create a post-pathogen world. Now, as CEO of Distributed Bio, he’s achieving that vision. In this episode, he explains the story behind his innovative universal vaccine tech, why he chose to leave a top job at a prestigious pharmaceutical company, and how he got to where he is today. Listen to the
In this episode of "Let's Give a Damn," with Nick LaParra, Sarah and Nick talk about her work on the universal flu vaccine and a coronavirus treatment, what it’s like to work on a cure that could change the world, her deep love for Guatemala, and more. Listen to the episode here.